Ch 39: 8th Grade Math: The Pythagorean Theorem in Geometry

About This Chapter

Help 8th graders learn how to use the Pythagorean Theorem with these engaging video lessons. Gauge your students' mastery of this topic by having them complete the self-assessment quizzes that follow each lesson.

8th Grade Math: The Pythagorean Theorem in Geometry - Chapter Summary

Reinforce your 8th graders' understanding of the Pythagorean Theorem through this collection of video lessons. Students will be able to connect the theorem to real-life situations and solve problems using it once they watch the quick and fun videos and take the self-assessment quizzes. Assign the chapter exam after your 8th graders wrap up their study of the theorem to test their knowledge of the theorem's uses and applications.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
The Pythagorean Theorem: Practice and Application Lesson defines the Pythagorean Theorem and provides examples of its applications in everyday life.
The Pythagorean Theorem: Converse and Special Cases Students learn how to prove the converse of the theorem.
Finding the Hypotenuse of a Right Angled Triangle Using Pythagoras' Theorem Students get practice using the Pythagorean Theorem to find a right-angled triangle's hypotenuse.
Finding Shorter Sides on a Right Angled Triangle Using Pythagoras' Theorem Instructors demonstrate methods for finding the shorter sides of a right-angled triangle.
Solving Functional Problems Involving Pythagoras' Theorem Lesson teaches how to use the theorem to solve functional problems.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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